Kendall Hotel - Cambridge

350 Main Street, Cambridge, United States, 02142  show map
 3 stars
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Kendall Hotel - Cambridge

 Free Wi-Fi

Free Wi-Fi in rooms

 Parking

Paid parking

 24-Hour

24-hour reception

 Check-in/Check-out

Express check-in/-out

 Fitness/Gym

Fitness center

 Breakfast
 Food/Drinks

Restaurant

Bar/Lounge

 Meeting facilities

Meeting room

Overview

Kendall Hotel is located in a central area of Cambridge in close proximity to Copley Place, Boston University and Boston Public Garden. Built in 2001 and remodeled in 2007, the unique hotel combines Victorian architecture and modern facilities.

Nestled in the business district and 3 km from the city center. The hotel lies within 5 minutes' walk of Kendall Square, CambridgeSide Galleria and MIT.

This hotel is just 350 meters away from 77 Massachusetts Ave bus stop and within a 5-minute walk from Kendall/MIT underground station. Logan International airport can be reached within 10 minutes' drive.

Rooms

Kendall Hotel offers 65 comfortable rooms with luxurious bathrooms featuring a shower, a hairdryer and a bathtub.

Eat & Drink

Every morning a complimentary buffet breakfast is served.

Services

Corporate travelers can use a meeting room, a photocopier and a business center available on site.

Internet

Wireless internet is available in the entire hotel for free.

Guest Parking

public parking is possible on site at USD 35 per day.

Year renovated:   2007.  Number of rooms:   65.

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Facilities

General

  • Free Wi-Fi
  • Paid parking
  • Handicap parking
  • Express check-in/-out
  • 24-hour reception
  • Non-smoking rooms
  • Multilingual staff
  • No pets allowed
  • Coffee shop
  • Fireplace
  • Luggage storage
  • Elevator
  • Rooms/Facilities for disabled

Sports & Fitness

  • Fitness center

Services

  • Dry cleaning
  • Laundry
  • Newspaper service

Dining facilities

  • Bed and breakfast
  • Restaurant
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Coffee/Tea in lobby

Meeting facilities

  • Business center
  • Meeting room
  • Meeting/Banquet facilities
  • Fax/Photocopying

Children's facilities

  • Cribs available

Room facilities

  • Free Wi-Fi in rooms
  • Individual air conditioning
  • Heating
  • Tea and coffee facilities
  • Rollaway/Extra bed
  • Ironing facilities
  • In-room desk

Bathroom

  • Bath/Shower
  • Room toiletries
  • Hair dryer

Kitchen facilities

  • Refrigerator

Bedroom

  • Premium bedding

Media

  • Cable/Satellite television
  • Direct dial telephone
  • Free local telephone calls
  • AM/FM alarm clock

Policies

Check-In

  • from  3 pm

Check-Out

  • until  11 am

Children and extra beds

  • All children under the age of 18 may stay free of charge when using existing bedding. 
  • One child under the age of 3 may stay for free in an extra bed. 
  • Maximum capacity of extra beds in a room is 1. 

How to reach hotel

hotel Kendall Hotel - Cambridge Cambridge location
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Hotel Address:

350 Main Street, Cambridge, United States, 02142

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City Center
  • Cambridge
    1.4 mi
Airports
Train Stations
  • Back Bay
    1.2 mi
  • Yawkey
    1.2 mi
Underground stations
  • Kendall/MIT Station
    400 ft
  • Lechmere Station
    4300 ft
  • Bus stop
    400 ft
Restaurants
  • Black Sheep Cafe (cuisine: American)
    100 ft
  • Legal Sea Foods - Cambridge - Kendall Square (cuisine: American, Seafood)
    500 ft
Hotel information
  • Check-In:
    from  3 pm
  • Check-Out:
    until  11 am
  • Year renovated:
    2007
  • Number of rooms:
    65

Rooms and availability

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Standard Double Room
Bed type: Queen Size bed
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  • Air conditioning
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Room offers a TV, a desk and a hairdryer. The room is furnished with one queen-size bed. Please note, this room cannot accommodate extra beds. The rate is based on 2 adults and 1 child under 2 years old.

Room facilities
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    Bed type: King Size bed
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    • Air conditioning
    • Bathtub
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    Suite, 1 King Bed with Sofabed

    Room facilities
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      Deluxe Double Room
      Bed type: King Size bed or 2 Queen Size beds
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      • Air conditioning
      • Bathtub
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      Room features a TV, a desk and a hairdryer. It is furnished with one king-size bed. Rollaway bed can be added for a third person (fee applies).

      Room facilities

        How to reach hotel

        hotel Kendall Hotel - Cambridge Cambridge location
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        Hotel Address:

        350 Main Street, Cambridge, United States, 02142

        Get directions
        City Center
        • Cambridge
          1.4 mi
        Airports
        Train Stations
        • Back Bay
          1.2 mi
        • Yawkey
          1.2 mi
        Underground stations
        • Kendall/MIT Station
          400 ft
        • Lechmere Station
          4300 ft
        • Bus stop
          400 ft
        Restaurants
        • Black Sheep Cafe (cuisine: American)
          100 ft
        • Legal Sea Foods - Cambridge - Kendall Square (cuisine: American, Seafood)
          500 ft
        Hotel information
        • Check-In:
          from  3 pm
        • Check-Out:
          until  11 am
        • Year renovated:
          2007
        • Number of rooms:
          65

        Kendall Hotel Location

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        What's nearby

        Shopping areas

        • CambridgeSide Galleria Mall - 3300 ft

        Parks

        • Cambridge Parks Maintenance - 3300 ft

        Halls

        • Sacred Heart Church Hall - 3000 ft

        Universities, Institutes

        • Massachusetts Institute-Tech - 400 ft
        • Research Institute-Medicine - 700 ft
        • Laboratory-Computer Science - 1400 ft
        • Laboratory-Mfg and Productivity - 2000 ft
        • Mit-Research Lab-Electronics - 2000 ft
        • Laboratory For Nuclear Science - 2000 ft
        • Laboratory For Electromagnetic - 2000 ft
        • Laboratory For Information - 2000 ft
        • Massachusetts Institute of Technology - 2300 ft
        • Harcourt Learning Direct Inc - 3300 ft

        Medical care and Hospitals

        • M I T Medical Department - 2000 ft

        Underground stations

        Local Attractions

        • Boston Public Library - 5200 ft
          700 Boylston St., Boston
        • Charles River - 5200 ft
          Cambridge, MA
        • Trinity Church - 1.0 mi
          545 Boylston St, Boston
        • Boston Public Garden - 1.1 mi
          69 Beacon ST., Boston, MA 02108, Boston
        • Old South Church - 5300 ft
          645 Boylston St, Boston

        Near the hotelNear the hotel

        • MIT Museum - 2900 ft
          265 Massachusetts Ave, Cambridge
        • Charles River Esplanade - 4300 ft
          Storrow Drive, Boston
        • Museum of Science - 4900 ft
          Science Park, Boston
        • Stata Center - 3500 ft
          Vasar St, MIT, Cambridge
        • Back Bay - 4500 ft
          Boston, MA

        Restaurants Nearby

        • Black Sheep Cafe - 100 ft

          Address: 350 Main St (Kendall Hotel)
          Phone: (617) 577-1300

          71% likes this, based on 82 reviews
          Cuisine: American
          Price Range: USD 23 - USD 32

        • Meadhall - 500 ft

          Address: 4 Cambridge Center
          Phone: 617-714-4658

          63% likes this, based on 72 reviews
          Cuisine: American

        • Cosi - 500 ft

          Address: 290 Main St
          Phone: 617-868-5810

          64% likes this, based on 11 reviews

        • Legal Sea Foods - Cambridge - Kendall Square - 500 ft

          Address: 5 Cambridge Center
          Phone: 617 864-3400

          68% likes this, based on 224 reviews
          Cuisine: American, Seafood
          Price Range: USD 22 - USD 52

        • Cosi - 500 ft

          Address: 270 Main St.

          65% likes this, based on 24 reviews
          Cuisine: Coffee Shop, Delicatessen

        Hotel information
        • Check-In:
          from  3 pm
        • Check-Out:
          until  11 am
        • Year renovated:
          2007
        • Number of rooms:
          65
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        Kendall Hotel Reviews

        Guest reviews are submitted by our customers after their stay at Kendall Hotel

        Individual guest reviews

        • Family with children
          10.0

          This is a lovely hotel. Very clean beautiful room friendly staff and brilliant value c

        • Older travelers
          8.8

          Nice, unique rooms. Small cosi hotel well decorated.Good services

        • Older travelers
          9.6

          The history of the Hotel adds character and interest. Staff were outstanding and responsive. Food was tasty and smells wonderful in Hotel.

        • Family with children
          8.8

          The room was clean and the design of the hotel was unique.

        • Couple
          10.0

          This hotel is well located (1 minute from Kendall/MIT t stop), very nice and historical. The stuff is nice and the breakfast (complementary) is delicious!

        • Family with children
          9.6

          We enjoyed the hotel & amenities. Traveling with 2 small children, we brought snacks & milk in a small cooler with ice packs. We had a small fridge with freezer box (great to refreeze our packs), microwave, 4-cup coffee pot & clean room. It was perfect for our needs. It was also only a few feet from the red line train into downtown Boston. We were able to leave our car & get right on the train. Very convenient!

          The night staff working when we arrived (around 12am or so) was not too helpful. The parking garage that cost $20 a night was very small & only had one entrance & exit. We had to go down a long ramp & make a sharp turn into the garage only to find no spaces available. With no room to turn around, we were forced to back out of the small opening, cut a sharp turn backwards & back up the ramp. It was very difficult! I would not advise parking down there unless you have a very compact car. We had a full size sedan & almost got stuck down there.

        • Single
          6.6

          Good location when visiting MIT. Free WLAN. Nice historic building.

          One-bed room quite small and noisy. The breakfast space is a bit too small.

        • Couple
          10.0

          The decor was beautiful and thoughtful. The service was always kind and genuine. The facilities and rooms were always impecanly clean. Overall one of the best experiences at a hotel I ever had.

        • Older travelers
          10.0

          The Kendall Hotel in Cambridge, ma is absolutely fantastic!! It is housed in a 19th Century Victorian Fire Station and has been decorated in that style. Both the public areas and the rooms are so tastefully decorated and interesting. I did not find it cluttered at all, and I am an "anti-clutter" person. The beds were very comfortable. My husband and I were extremely impressed with everything about this hotel: location, decor, breakfast (hot), and value.

          Low lighting in the bedroom was my only complaint.

        • Single
          10.0

          The hotel is convenient to the subway system and to most of the places I needed to go. It is quiet, clean and quite nice... not like your chain city hotels. And the breakfast buffet was excellent.

          unfortunately my room did not have a closet... it was o.k. for me because I was alone but it would be akward to invite someone up with clothes hanging from a wall coat rack. That is the only thing I did not care for. Everything else was fine.

        • Couple
          9.2

          great character, nice people and hotel amenities. Didn't get to eat at the restaurant but looked cute. Close proximity to Meadhall.

          didnt love being close to the elevator

        • Family with children
          9.6

          The historic surroundings and appointments were engaging and made the hotel homelike. The Black Sheep motif for the restaurant was a clever nod to the past history again. I liked the history booklet in our room and read the whole thing. But what was truly noticeable was the staff's attitude - all seemed very proud of their hotel. I will recommend the hotel, something I usually pass on. I hope to stay with you again some day.

          I was displeased with the car service. Not the staff member who called them or who came out to dismiss a renegade cab driver, but the car service itself. The driver was not prepared to take a credit card and I had zero cash. Then he wanted to add $5 to the price the Kendall clerk had given me "for the toll he would have to pay on the trip back" I felt he was attempting to bamboozle me. Also I asked for a taxi, but the Kendall clerk told me a "car" was being arranged, and that the fee would be $30. I would liked to have known that a cab costs less. Actually, I wished we had taken the subway.

        • Couple
          9.2

          Funny looking hotel with great service

        • Family with children
          8.8

          The rate was #1, location #2. Ambience was wonderful. Cleanliness was important. Comfortable beds. Very good breakfast.

          Wine server during "rooftop happy hour" was not cordial or welcoming.

        • Couple
          10.0

          The hotel is like a time capsule that transfers you 100 years back in time. Very beautiful design, friendly staff, nice breakfast and good location - very close to T.

        How to reach hotel

        hotel Kendall Hotel - Cambridge Cambridge location
        Show big map »

        Hotel Address:

        350 Main Street, Cambridge, United States, 02142

        Get directions
        City Center
        • Cambridge
          1.4 mi
        Airports
        Train Stations
        • Back Bay
          1.2 mi
        • Yawkey
          1.2 mi
        Underground stations
        • Kendall/MIT Station
          400 ft
        • Lechmere Station
          4300 ft
        • Bus stop
          400 ft
        Restaurants
        • Black Sheep Cafe (cuisine: American)
          100 ft
        • Legal Sea Foods - Cambridge - Kendall Square (cuisine: American, Seafood)
          500 ft
        Hotel information
        • Check-In:
          from  3 pm
        • Check-Out:
          until  11 am
        • Year renovated:
          2007
        • Number of rooms:
          65